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Fresher Research Nurse NGO Jobs - Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)


Job Title:    Research Nurse (Fresher Jobs)

Organization: Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI)

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

Reports to:  Study Coordinator

Vacancy Code:  RN-X006


About US:

The mission of the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) is to “Strengthen Health Systems in Africa with strong emphasis on Infectious Diseases through Research and Capacity Development”. IDI has six operational areas through which it works to achieve its mission: Prevention, Care and Treatment, Training, Research, Laboratory services (including the CAP-certified IDI Core Lab & Translational Lab), Global Health Security and Health System Strengthening Programmes.


Job Summary:  The research Nurse’s primary role is to work with the health facilities to ensure that the study is conducted according to the study protocol.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

·        Provide study information to potential subjects prior to and during the consent process.

·        Obtain and document informed participant consent

·        Document study procedures in participants care report forms

·        Perform blood draws as per study protocol

·        Provide nursing care to study participants

·        Transcribe all audio-recorded interviews

·        Schedule study participant visits

·        Conduct data quality control and assurance reviews

·        Perform any other study related duties as assigned


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·        The applicant for the Infectious Diseases Institute (IDI) Research Nurse job must hold a Nursing degree or diploma (Registered) from a recognized education institution

·        GCP training and research experience is an added advantage

·        Up to date registration with Uganda Nurses’ and Midwives council

·        Excellent written and oral English communication skills

·        Ability to communicate to participants in the local language

·        Demonstrate knowledge and skills in nursing procedures and practices

·        Good counselling skills

·        Well-developed interpersonal skills and team player

·        Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize, schedule and manage multiple tasks in a fast paced, dynamic environment

·        Good computer skills


How to Apply:

All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their CVs, including details of email address, present position, current remuneration, Certificate/testimonials and address of three (3) Referees plus telephone contact to the stipulated email address. Email your application and CV to


Key Notes:

·        IDI is an equal opportunity employer and does not charge a recruitment fee or any other fees at any stage of the recruitment process.

·        Internal candidates who meet the required specifications and have worked with IDI for a period of at least one year will be given priority.

·        Make sure that your application letter, CV (Not more than 4pages) and certificates are attached as one PDF document.

·        Indicate the Vacancy Code as the subject line of your email.

·        Please note that if you DO NOT indicate the vacancy code as instructed above, your application will not be considered.

·        Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

·        Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The Senior Human Resource Manager

Infectious Diseases Institute — IDI Knowledge Centre, Makerere University Main Campus College of Health Sciences, Makerere University

P.O. Box 22418, Kampala, Uganda


Deadline:  6th December 2020


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